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April 29, 2019 | Deirdre Byrne

Man Found Dead in Rockville Creek, Police Say

Montgomery County police are seeking information about a man found dead in a Rockville creek. According to police, Rockville district officers assisted the Maryland-National Capital Park Police on April 21 in responding to calls about a man found dead in a Rockville creek bed. Police identified the man as Michael Lee Higgins, 29, of Rockville. […]

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July 29, 2018 | Staff Writer

Police Ask for Help Identifying Dead Body

Montgomery County police want help identifying a person found dead in an elementary school parking lot. The person is male, about 15 to 20 years old and a high top fade haircut, police said. He was wearing black gym shorts with white and silver stripes and blue Nike Jordan sneakers. A gray t-shirt was found […]

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March 14, 2018 | Staff Writer

Police Conduct Death Investigation in Germantown

Firefighters responding to a car fire in Germantown found a dead body inside, a Montgomery County police statement said. About 4:22 a.m., the county’s 911 center received a call for a brush fire in a wooded area in the 13700 block of Wisteria Drive, police said. Fire and rescue personnel arrived at the area and […]

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September 13, 2017 | Douglas Tallman

Body in Wheaton Park Could Have Been Dead 6 to 10 Months, Police Say

The man whose body was found in Wheaton Regional Park on Tuesday could have been dead from six to 10 months, a Montgomery County police statement released Wednesday evening said. Detectives have not been able to confirm whether the man was killed in the park or his body dumped there recently, Capt. Paul Starks said. […]

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September 10, 2017 | Staff Writer

Body of Man Found in Wheaton Regional Park

A body of a man was found in Wheaton Regional Park on Tuesday, a Montgomery County police statement released Saturday said. Neither the name of the man nor the cause of death were released. The statement said the investigation is continuing. On Wednesday, police previously released that a hiker found a body in Long Branch […]

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October 25, 2016 | Staff Writer

UPDATED: Police Identify Woman Whose Body Was Found in Rockville

UPDATE 10.25.16 Montgomery County Police have identified the woman, whose body was found in Rockville earlier this week, through fingerprint analysis as Lori Denise Detwiler, age 55, of Delaware. The investigation continues. ORIGINAL POST 10.24.16 Montgomery County Police are investigating a suspicious death of a woman in Rockville. According to police, the body of the unidentified […]

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June 8, 2016 | Staff Writer

Body Found in Potomac River (PHOTOS)

Montgomery County fire and rescue crews recovered a body from the Potomac River on Tuesday not far from where a boating accident occurred on Sunday. The body was pulled from the water near Mather Gorge, according to Fire and Rescue spokesperson Pete Piringer. Several police agencies were called to the scene. Authorities said a death […]

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November 2, 2015 | Maureen Chowdhury

Police Investigating Death of 22-Year-Old in Montgomery Village (VIDEO & PHOTOS)

Montgomery County police officers are investigating the death of a 22-year-old male who was found in the woods near 18200 Contour Road in Montgomery Village earlier today. Police said a passersby called 9-1-1 at 12:42 p.m. today to report the discovery. In this MyMCMedia Extra video, Captain Paul Starks briefs reporters on the status of […]

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